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Wins and titles are built by hard work, says passionate local coach

Wins and titles are built by hard work, says passionate local coach

Wes WInkel has rebuilt minor baseball program and won several titles as a coach; Source of pride comes in helping them 'to succeed in other areas of life'
Barrie Colts eclipse 30,000 meals delivered during pandemic

Barrie Colts eclipse 30,000 meals delivered during pandemic

Meals have been donated to organizations such as the Barrie Food Bank, David Busby Centre, Salvation Army Barrie Bayside Mission Centre, Women & Children’s Shelter, and Hospice Simcoe
For first time in 27 years, popular Thunderhoops camp sidelined

For first time in 27 years, popular Thunderhoops camp sidelined

'It's going to be very weird on July 1 when I'm not on my way driving to East Bayfield to coach basketball,' co-director says of Barrie camp, which has grown from one week with 60 players to three weeks and more than 600 kids
Clarke, Ingham receive end-of-season nods from OHL

Clarke, Ingham receive end-of-season nods from OHL

Ingham named to second all-star team while Clarke secures spot on the first all-rookie team
Volleyball association leaps into action to help food banks

Volleyball association leaps into action to help food banks

Association's OVA Cares initiative raised $15,000 to benefit the Feed Ontario food bank network
Scheifele, Ekblad lead way on Barrie Colts all-time roster

Scheifele, Ekblad lead way on Barrie Colts all-time roster

The number of superstars to play for the Barrie Colts is quite remarkable, but there were also players who made their biggest impression during their junior careers and did not go on to NHL stardom
'Exciting news' for cyclists with Hardwood set to open Saturday

'Exciting news' for cyclists with Hardwood set to open Saturday

'We are excited to get back on the trails,' Hardwood official says, noting there will be new safety protocols in place to ensure safety of cyclists, staff
NHL draft moved online, but will still be 'a dream come true,' says Barrie 'AAA' alum

NHL draft moved online, but will still be 'a dream come true,' says Barrie 'AAA' alum

Mississauga Steelheads forward James Hardie's scoring prowess could be a hidden gem for a team later in the draft, says one scout
From Madden to Meger, breaking down Barrie's all-time hockey team

From Madden to Meger, breaking down Barrie's all-time hockey team

Final squad a collection of Stanley Cup winners, Canada/World Cup champions and international gold medallists
Golfers get back into the swing of things, but no high-fiving

Golfers get back into the swing of things, but no high-fiving

Premier announced Thursday that privately owned golf courses, parks, boat launches, campgrounds would be permitted to reopen Saturday